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Say It Like Obama: The Power of Speaking with Purpose and Vision - by Shel Leanne

I talk to juries for a living.

Not as often as I like, but still, often enough. And I am always so conscious of how I appear to them, of how I make my client appear to them, and how I can improve all of those aspects. 746 more words


Dylann Roof’s Federal Trial Begins

On June 17, 2015, Dylann Roof went to the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina where they were holding Bible Study.  He shot and killed 9 people.  911 more words


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Openings Set In Hobos Gang Trial Focused On Killings

CHICAGO (AP) — The biggest street-gang trial in recent Chicago history starts in earnest Wednesday, with months of testimony expected to provide a rare look inside the gangland activity fueling deadly gun violence in the nation’s third-largest city. 472 more words


Retterath trial begins

HAMPTON, Iowa – A jury has been seated for a North Iowa man’s attempted murder trial.

51-year-old Mark Retterath of Osage is also facing several sexual abuse charges. 133 more words


Prosecutor Accuses 'Hollywood Arsonist' Of Wanting 'America To Burn'

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A German national accused of setting dozens of fires in Hollywood, West Hollywood and the San Fernando Valley “wanted America to burn,” a prosecutor told jurors Monday. 424 more words